Information about Estrogen

Estrogen uses

How estrogen works

Estrogen is the primary female sex hormone that, as a part of the hormone replacement therapy, works by maintaining the estrogen levels in the body, thereby relieving the symptoms occurring after menopause.

Common side effects of estrogen

Headache, Nausea, Mood changes, Breast enlargement, Change in body weight, Abdominal pain, Sexual dysfunction, Breast tenderness, Metrorrhagia (menstrual bleeding at irregular intervals), Fibroid, Edema.

Available Medicine for Estrogen

  • ₹390 to ₹710
    Pfizer Ltd
    4 variant(s)
  • ₹242
    Elder Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    1 variant(s)
  • ₹487
    Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    1 variant(s)

Content on this page was last updated on 05 April, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)